Ruud Bouwman is responsible for strategic development of Zero-Emission , Light weight and Autonomous vehicles for VDL Enabling Transport Solutions (ETS). He holds a degree in mechanical engineering from the Technical University in Eindhoven (NL). He gained his 33 years of comprehensive professional experience in management (director APTS), research, production and after sales environments. He was working with all kind of products like turbines (steam-gas-wind), pumps (high viscosity) and since 1998 with heavy duty vehicles (Bus-Truck-AGV (3.500kg-120.000kg)).
Since 1999 he also working on Hydrogen Mobility.